Icmeler Cleopatra Island Boat Trip

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The Cleopatra Island is a part of an island group very close to Icmeler. It is a small but popular destination with white sandy beach from Icmeler, which makes this island so special. Join our Icmeler Cleopatra Island Boat Trip and explore the beauties of this unique island.

Cleopatra island icmeler

The name of Cleopatra Island Icmeler comes from urban legends of romance and passion between historic characters, Cleopatra and Marc Anthony. Marc Anthony shipped a boat of sand from Egypt as Cleopatra was missing her homeland. Therefore, the sand is unique and science proved that there is no other sand like it in Turkey. Its unique formation is actually caused by dissolving seashells and took millions of years to form this beach. Its unique formation is actually caused by dissolving seashells and took millions of years to form this beach.

  • A Pick-up and Drop-back service
  • Four Different Swim Stops
  • English Guiding Service
  • Cleopatra Island Tour
  • Unlimited Soft Drinks
  • Full Day Boat Trip
  • Full insurance
  • BBQ Lunch

Cleopatra Island Icmeler

It is believed that sand does not reproduces itself. This is why the beach is under conservation by the government. It is not allowed to take any sand with you when you leave the beach. You cannot take towels on to the beach since the sand sticks on to the towel.

Before visiting Cleopatra Island directly from Icmeler, you will take a trip to some gorgeous nearby bays. You can swim and even snorkel in turquoise waters. You will love the scenery. To get to Cleopatra Island from Icmeler, we need to drive about half an hour through the countryside, and then we will take a traditional Turkish wooden boat, which has a double deck. What makes these boats great is the fact that you can sunbathe on the second level and relax in the shades on the first level.

Boat trips are among the most fascinating and thrilling ways to explore the hidden beauties of Icmeler’s coastline. The broader area has multiple spots of unparalleled natural beauty such as small islands, sea caves and secluded bays accessible only via the sea. Joining a boat trip can upgrade your holidays and make you create long lasting memories with your friends or family. In Icmeler there are multiple trips available that are able to cover all interests. In case you are searching for a boat trip that takes you to magnificent spots of unique beauty, then the Icmeler Cleopatra Island Boat Trip is one of the best available options

  • Available Days: EVERYDAY
  • Don’t Forget: Swimsuits, Towels, Sun cream, Sunglasses, Cameras.
  • Restrictions: All detailed information about Cleopatra’s island will be given to you by your tour guide.
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Visiting Cleopatra Island From Icmeler

You can take photos for the memories. The trip lasts about seven hours. Once you arrive on the gulf, you will have your BBQ lunch specially prepared for you. After a delicious lunch, you will have two hours to enjoy beach activities at your wish.

Cleopatra Island

This small island is part of a bigger complex of islands that are close to Icmeler. An interesting highlight is that the island took its name from a local myth. According to the legend, Cleopatra was on that island and missing her homeland, Egypt. Therefore, Mark Antony, her beloved lover, transferred sand from Egypt there in order to make her feel better. In fact, the island has a unique type of sand that is non-existent in Turkey. Cleopatra’s island is declared as a protected area and visitors are not able to take sand rom there as a souvenir. This excursion takes you towards this island in order to explore it, swim into its crustal clear waters and experience a truly idyllic atmosphere.

Icmeler Cleopatra Island Boat Trip

Multiple Swimming Stops

Icmeler Cleopatra Island Boat Trip is a full day excursion that, except from the Cleopatra Island, includes few other swimming stops in the schedule. When the boat departs from the port, get ready to enjoy an amazing and relaxing experience into the blue waters of the sea. Before reaching the island, the boat will stop at some incredibly beautiful bays. During this time, you can jump into the sea and swim into the turquoise waters. If you want, you can also snorkel and observe what is under the surface of the sea. These bays are secluded and remained unspoiled by the masses of tourists.

Cedrea Ancient City

Cleopatra Island is a famous attraction as it is associated with the romance of Cleopatra and Mark Antony. Except from the outstanding and exquisite landscape that has, the island offers also a sightseeing opportunity to its visitors. During your time on the island, you can visit the ancient city of Cadrea. This archaeological site includes ruins of a temple and an amphitheatre. This settlement dates back to the Roman period.

Icmeler Cleopatra Island Boat Trip

The Boat

The Boat Trip to Cleopatra Island is available on a daily basis and begins during the morning. A comfortable and modern bus will pick you up from your hotel and drive you for 30 minutes towards the port. For this boat trip you will travel with a traditional wooden boat. This boat features two decks where you can find both, shade areas and places ideal for sunbathing. The boat is spacious enough and fully equipped to offer you an incredible experience like no other. The professional crew of the boat will make sure that you enjoy a safe and joyful experience.

Guiding Service

This full day boat trip to Cleopatra Island is designed to offer you one of the best experiences during your holidays. For this reason it includes a full guiding service by a professional tour guide. When the bus picks you up during the morning, the professional guide will welcome you and accompany you for the whole duration of your excursion. As the boat approaches Cleopatra Island, the guide will give you some interesting information about the island’s history. The guide will provide also important details about the restrictions places about the sand of the bay. Feel free to ask anything you want to know about the ancient city or the infamous bay of Cleopatra.

Icmeler Cleopatra Island Boat Trip

What’s Included?

For your own comfort, the price includes pick up and drop off services from and to your place of accommodation in Icmeler. A full insurance, an English speaking guide and the entry fees at Cleopatra’s island are also included. Furthermore, the price includes a BBQ lunch served aboard. Please note that drinks, tips and other personal expenses are not part of the price.

Restrictions

Cleopatra’s Island is a protected area due to the uniqueness of the sand. For this reason, visitors are not allowed to take sand away from the bay as a souvenir. Moreover, you are not able to use your towel there because the sand may stick on the towel. When you arrive there, the tour guide will repeat these restrictions as they are very important.

Important Notes

For this full day excursion do not forget to bring your swimsuit and towel. In order to protect yourself from the sun do not forget to bring a sun cream, a hat or sunglasses. Finally, remember to bring your camera so that you can snap some imposing and stunning photos of the bays and capture all the fun moment of the boat trip.

Departure : Pick up from your Hotel

Duration: 7 Hours (Full Day Tour)

  • A Pick-up and Drop-back service
  • Four Different Swim Stops
  • English Guiding Service
  • Unlimited Soft Drinks
  • Full Day Boat Trip
  • Full insurance
  • BBQ Lunch
  • Entrances Fee to Cleopatra's Island
  • Other Drinks
  • Tips and Gratuities
  • Personal Expenditures

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